The Sermon on the fall of Rome, Jerome Ferrari Prix Goncourt 2012

“Matthieu and Libero, philosophy students of Corsican origins, are back in their roots, a small bar, taken over in management, becomes their fieldexperience. Is it possible to make it a “best of all possible worlds”, whereas any human enterprise is doomed to decadence,as St. Augustine recalled in his Sermon on the Fall of Rome? “

“The world is like a man: he is born, he grows up and he dies.” Saint Augustin